The FLARE plan is a comprehensive and concise tool to help patients receive discharge instructions based on the NAEPP Guidelines for asthma management.
Follow up with your doctor
Learn your medications
Asthma is a chronic disease
Respond to warning signs
These uniform emergency department discharge instructions may help reduce preventable emergency visits and hospital
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Promote self-regulation among school age children
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AsthmaMoms provides a wide range of data on asthma from background to air quality forecasts, triggers, streaming videos, products, to legislations & information in Spanish -- and environmental health information related to the NYC World Trade Center.
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Culture Clues™ are tip sheets for clinicians, designed to increase awareness about concepts and preferences of patients from the diverse cultures served by University of Washington Medical Center. Culture Clues™ serve as a guide to improve clinicians’ understanding of their patients’ and families’ perspectives of their health care experience. Culture Clues™ cover:
• Perception of
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The video describes the effects of Southern California’s air pollution on children’s health, and details the Children’s Health Study conducted by the University of Southern California.
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Recommendations for effective policies, regulations, and legislation. Written for the Asthma Regional Council of New England by Joan N. Parker, MS, CIH. Provides concise recommendations for state laws and regulations.
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Online toolkit to assist policymakers, school personnel, parents, teachers, and children make informed decisions about ways to reduce harmful diesel emissions from school buses.
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The guidance presents principles and specific construction practices designed to minimize residential exposures to asthma triggers.
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To educate home owners, rental agencies, landlords, and tenants ways to have a healthy home.
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A program of the University of Michigan Center for Managing Chronic Disease developed with support from the National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute, the Comprehensive School-Based Asthma Program (OAS+) was designed to improve health outcomes for children with asthma including asthma symptoms, school grades and school absences.
The intervention includes six weekly lessons of Open Airways for Sch
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